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5 charged in drug investigation in Peterborough, Ont.; cocaine and gun seized

PETERBOROUGH, Ont. — Five people, including two Montreal residents, are facing charges following a drug investigation in Peterborough, Ont.

Police say officers executing two search warrants on Thursday seized cocaine, a quantity of pills, a loaded handgun, brass knuckles and cash.

They say a 34-year-old man and a 33-year-old woman, both of Peterborough, are facing charges that include cocaine possession.

A 24-year-old man of no fixed address, and two Montreal men — aged 22 and 23 — are charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking and unauthorized possession of a firearm.


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